According to the American Holistic Health Association, the goal of holistic health is to achieve maximum well-being, where the whole person -- mind, body and spirit -- is functioning at its peak. This broad definition presents a range of options for starting holistic health businesses in a variety of product and service categories. Holistic health businesses generally fall into two categories: holistic products retailing and holistic services. The trade publication Natural Foods Merchandiser reported that total U.
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Shelly Wilson left an abusive husband and started her life over with three small children and a business that helps other women relax and find peace. Read how she did it below…. In , I escaped a physically and emotionally abusive marriage. My children were 5, 3, and 2 at the time and I had no job.
Through the Bordon Hub and our Wellness Suite a bespoke therapy room available for hire we have met many people who have changed career to become a holistic therapist. The reasons for doing so are many and varied. Some people wanted to change their lifestyle, avoid the commute and to do something for themselves. Others looked around for an alternative career and way of working that fits around other commitments like a young family. Whatever your motivations for starting a holistic therapy business, there are a number of things you need to think about to give it the best chance of success.